People who've undergone direct-to-consumer personal genetic testing respond more strongly to good news than bad and to a single surprising finding than an array of expected ones, according to a study appearing in Nature Biotechnology.
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Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.
Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.
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With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.